Wednesday, October 08, 2008
For the third consecutive week, the Calvin women’s cross country team is the top-ranked team in Division III. The Knights are ranked number-one in this week’s poll released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
Friday, October 03, 2008
NOTRE DAME, IN—The second-ranked Calvin men’s cross country team ran into a pair of old adversaries on Friday in the Gold Division of the Notre Dame Invitational and finished behind both.
Calvin took fourth with 149 points but finished behind seventh-ranked North Central and fourth-ranked Wisconsin-Stevens Point. North Central took the competition with 93 points while Stevens Points was third with 125 points. Ranked second in the latest Division II nationa poll, Grand Valley State took second with 104 points.
Wednesday, October 01, 2008
For the second straight week, the Calvin women’s cross country team is the number-one ranked team in Division III women’s cross country. The Knights are the top-ranked team in this week’s poll released earlier this afternoon. Calvin received all eight first place votes in this week’s poll. Calvin took first place at the MIAA jamboree this past Friday with a team score of 20 points.
Wisconsin-Eau Claire is the number-two ranked women’s team in the latest poll.
On the men’s side, Calvin is again ranked number-two but the Knights did pick up one first place vote in this week’s poll.
Friday, September 26, 2008
NOTRE DAME, IN—The nationally-ranked Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams came up with impressive performances at the MIAA jamboree hosted by Saint Mary’s Friday afternoon as both teams took first place.
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
For the first time since 1999, the Calvin women’s cross country team has been ranked number-one in the Division III Top 25 poll released by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
The Knights are ranked number-one in this week’s poll, up one spot from last week’s spot. The Knights have overtaken last year’s national champion – Amherst (MA) – which had held onto the top spot since last year’s preseason poll.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Regional Regional Polls
The Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams are both ranked number-one in the latest set of Division III Great Lakes Regional rankings released this afternoon.
Saturday, September 20, 2008
By Chaz Amidon
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – For many senior runners like Jed Christiansen, Saturday’s Knight Invitational marked their final collegiate race at Gainey Sports Complex – home to Calvin’s men’s and women’s cross country squads.
But it also marked the beginning to a promising 2008 season, as Christiansen (Greenville, Penn.) helped to bolster a first-place finish for the men’s team while sophomore Jessica Koster (Grand Rapids, Mich.) and senior Lauren Bergstrom (Rochester, Minn.) paced the women to a similar outcome.
Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Calvin College senior Jed Christiansen is hosting a blog for one of the NCAA’s web sites this fall. A native of Greenville, Pennsylvania, Christiansen is providing weekly insights into the nationally-ranked Calvin men’s cross country team as well as some of his own personal experiences in and out of the classroom.
Wednesday, September 10, 2008
The Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams are both ranked number-two in the most recent Division III Top-25 poll of the year. The Calvin women have moved up two spots from last week’s poll while the Calvin remain in the number-two spot. Cortland State of New York remains the top-ranked team in the men’s poll while Amherst (MA) remains the top-ranked teams in the women’s poll.
This week’s set of national rankings can be found on-line at: http://ustfccca.cstv.com/ot/c-xc/08-d3national-rankings.htm
Tuesday, September 02, 2008
The Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams both hold top-four positions in the most recent set of Division III rankings released by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.« First < 16 17 18 19 >